By Operation Rainfall Contributor / July 10th, 2016
So the Summer anime season is here! With so many shows airing, how do you choose which to watch? Well, Operation Rainfall is here to help! We’ve picked out five new anime that stood out to us after 1-2 episodes. These anime seem promising and we will be sure to stick with them for the rest of the season. Be sure to watch along with us!
Genre: Drama, Action
Here is anime that some might pass up on without giving it a chance. However, that would be a mistake. 91 Days is set in the time of prohibition. The mafia rules the streets and the only thing people are out for is money and power. Join Avilio on his quest for revenge after a seven year absence from the town called Lawless.
Genre: Sci-fi, Drama, Comedy, Supernatural
Key’s visual novel is brought to life in the Rewrite anime. Join Tennoji Kotaro as he investigates the strange happenings of the Green City Kazamatsuri. All while dealing with his own issues that affect his daily life. It’s sure to either, confuse the hell out of you or leave you wanting more!
Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia
Genre: Action, Comedy, Ecchi
Here is anime that tells a story of a war ranging between earth and invaders from another world. With so little of humanity left, there’s only a select few who has the power to participate in what is called the Other World War I. Not to mention, a load of girls show some skin which leads to some comedic situations. Even if the world is dying, fan service will live on!
Sweetness & Lightning
Genre: Drama, Slice-of-Life, Food
A father and daughter work together to overcome hardships. This includes learning to make food other than box lunches. With great animation and a beautiful musical score, Sweetness & Lightning is sure to pull on those heart strings.
Genre: Sci-fi, Action
What happens when you go out of your way to save a homeless man? Well evidently, you could get stuck with incredible power and a weird tattoo. Taboo Tattoo shows promise is it’s fast animation during fighting scenes, as well as, the emotional struggle to gain strength. Definitely a show to not pass up on.
So there you have it! Five anime that we think you shouldn’t pass up on this season. What are some anime that we missed that you think our readers should watch? Let us know in the comments below!
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